Look-alike sound-alike (LASA) items

10th August 2021

This information leaflet details look-alike sound-alike (LASA) items to assist pharmacists and members of the pharmacy team involved in the dispensing process, in selecting the correct item when dispensing against

Please note:

  • Care should continue be taken when using this information leaflet as new items are launched, and
    packaging change, constantly
  • The items in bold are the those involved in the most common dispensing errors
  • Some items listed may have been discontinued but continue to be available in the supply chain
  • This list is not exhaustive